Ateev Mehrotra, MD

Ateev Mehrotra, M.D., M.P.H. is an Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a Hospitalist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. Mehrotra’s research focuses on interventions to decrease costs and improve quality of care. Much of his work has focused on innovations in delivery such as retail clinics and e-visits and their impact on quality, costs, and access to health care. He is also interested in the role of consumerism and whether price transparency and public reporting of quality can impact patient decision making. Related work has focused on quality measurement including how natural language processing can be used to analyze the data in electronic health records to measure the quality of care.

Dr. Mehrotra received his B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco and completed his residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Boston. His clinical work has been both as a primary care physician and as an adult and pediatric hospitalist.  He also has received formal research training with a Masters of Public Health from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters of Science in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. In 2008, he received the Milton W. Hamolsky Award for Outstanding Scientific Presentation by a Junior Faculty Member by the Society of General Internal Medicine. In 2013, he received the Alice S. Hersh New Investigator Award from AcademyHealth for health services researchers early in their careers who show exceptional promise.

Honors and Awards

2002, 2003

Excellence in Teaching Award

Cambridge Hosptial



Resident Teach Award from the Medical School Class of 2004

Harvard Medical School



Zeljco Nikolic Memorial Award

Massachusetts General Hospital



Award for Best Abstract




Award for Outstanding Abstract




Milton W. Hamolsky Award for Outstanding Scientific Presentation by a Junior Faculty Member

Society of General Internal Medicine



Outstanding Reviewer

Annals of Internal Medicine



Top 20 Most-Read Articles of Health Affairs

Health Affairs



Excellence in Medical Student Research Mentoring Award

University of Pittsburgh Medical School



Alice Hersch Junior Investigator of the Year